A model of the essential features of a half scale, up-armored Caterpillar front end loader is shown in the picture. The half scale model replicates a Caterpillar model 9396 Series II front end loader. The model front end loader was required for field test measurements to determine the vulnerability of the driver in a situation where an IED was set off.
Revised July 2010
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